School Overview

Mount Mercy University is a Private, 4 years college located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Mount Mercy ranked 13rd in Iowa Colleges and 16th in Federal Region VII.
It has a total enrollment of 1,705 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Mount Mercy's acceptance rate is 81.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Mount Mercy University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address1330 Elmhurst Dr NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Mount Mercy University is 81.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.00%.
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Acceptance Rate81.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.00 %

Tuition & Fees

Mount Mercy's 2022 tuition & fees is $36,540 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $11,176.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$36,540
Graduate Tuition & Fees$11,176
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,705 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 352 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Mount Mercy has 1,381 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 324 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,705
Undergraduate Students1,381
Graduate Students324
Online Enrollment352

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs75 Programs
Number of online programs10 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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